Greece’s indigenous grapes

Greek wine expert Maria Moutsou presents four indigenous grape varieties from Greece's vineyards - Debina, Muscat Blanc, Mavrodaphni and Avgoustiatis - contrasting styles across a broad range of Greek PDOs.

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

6.30pm

Tastings finish between 8.00 and 8.30pm.

39-45 Bermondsey Street, London. SE1 3XF

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How much does it cost?

£35

Event details

Intermediate wine tasting

Vine cultivation and winemaking are weaved into Greece’s cultural identity, with archaeological evidence of Greek wine production dating back to 5th millennium bc.

This November, Greek wine expert Maria Moutsou returns to WSET School London with four fabulous indigenous Greek grapes - Debina, Muscat Blanc, Mavrodaphni and Avgoustiatis. During this discovery tasting, Maria will show some fascinating examples of each variety from a broad range of Greek PDOs. 

If you've been to one of Maria's tastings with us before, the line-up will be completely new, with some truly unique examples to try. 

Wine list:

  • Lefteris Glinavos Brut, Debina, PDO Zitsa, 2012

  • Theorem Vakakis, Muscat Blanc, PDO Samos, 2018

  • Zitsa Primus Barrique, Debina 100%, PDO Zitsa, 2013

  • Allegro Red, Avgoustiatis 100%, PGI Zakynthos, 2017

  • Tetractys, Avgoustiatis, PGI Aegean, 2016

  • Black Daphne, Mavrodaphne, PGI Korinthia,2013

  • Papargyriou, Muscat Blanc (late harvest), PGI Korinthia, 2014

  • Epogdoon Barrel, Muscat Blanc (naturally sweet), PDO Samos, 2015

Booking Terms and Conditions

Payment in full must be made at the time of booking and places are not confirmed until payment has been received. Unfortunately we cannot take provisional bookings.

Cancellations and transfers

  • Cancellations and transfers can be made up to two weeks before the event
  • Cancellations within 10 working days are non-refundable and cannot be transferred to another event
  • If you need to change a name on the booking, please give us as much notice as possible
  • WSET School London reserves the right to cancel an event. If necessary, a full refund or transfer will be offered.

Contact us

If you would like to book over the phone or have any particular enquiries about this event, please call our Student Services team on 020 7089 3841. We can also be reached by email at studentservicesteam@wsetglobal.com.